Through our articles, resources and multiple communications CMS offers ongoing educational services to its members and their practices.

The Colorado Medical Society and the American Medical Association have a strong partnership that delivers results for us on a regular basis. Particularly in the arenas of physician and patient advocacy, our work on behalf of Colorado physicians would be suboptimal without their resources, experience and expertise.

Tuesday, March 01, 2016
National Advocacy Conference
CMS leaders storm the Hill to educate congressional legislators

Tuesday, March 01, 2016
AMA urges DOJ to block mergers
AMA Antitrust Attorney Henry Allen explains dangers to physicians and patients of allowing health plan mergers

Friday, January 01, 2016
Insurance-industry-proposed mergers: Colorado regulators okay Aetna-Humana merger without notice
CMS vigorously objects; considering all options

Friday, September 11, 2015
AMA releases analyses on potential Anthem-Cigna and Aetna-Humana mergers
Nearly half of all states could see diminished competition in local health insurance markets

Tuesday, September 01, 2015
AMA legal brief
Managing antitrust risks post-North Carolina Board of Dental Examiners v. FTC Supreme Court opinion

Thursday, July 09, 2015
Federal CMS and AMA announce ICD-10 grace period
Colorado delegation to AMA was instrumental in formulating policy

Wednesday, July 01, 2015
Annual meeting report
Colorado AMA Delegation leads way for new policy to seek ICD-10 grace period for physicians after implementation

Wednesday, July 01, 2015
Beyond the SGR fix
Additional changes under H.R. 2 will benefit Colorado

Friday, May 01, 2015
SGR repeal
Medicare payment formula bites the dust